For Career

The Acadia Entrepreneurship Centre’s Career Services have been helping people on the Nova Scotia’s South Shore find career opportunities for more than 10 years.

Career Practitioners are available to meet with you to discuss different options, and help you develop a plan to achieve success. Whether you are considering starting your own business, changing careers or just looking for help with your job search, we are here to assist you.

To make an appointment with a Career Practitioner, contact us today:
PHONE: 1-877-457-5627 or (902) 858-5627
IN PERSON: 10361 St. Margarets Bay Road, Hubbards, NS

The Acadia Entrepreneurship Centre has a list of jobs currently available throughout Western HRM and Lunenburg County, and access to local information, resources and referrals to other programming and services.

Post a Job Ad

For employers wishing to post a job ad, please contact us at and include the following details: Job Title, Company Name, Location, Job Responsibilities, Qualifications, Hours per Week, Wage, How to Apply, and Contact Information. Your job will be posted for 30 business days unless you wish to notify us otherwise.

Latest Job Postings

Grounds Keeping Contract

Posted on Apr 04 2014 by Canada Post

We are currently accepting tenders for our Grounds Keeping Contract for the 2014 season.  To be considered you must hold liability insurance against risk of...

Country Inn Manager

Posted on Apr 04 2014 by Dauphinee Inn

Dauphinee Inn is looking for a qualified person to handle room reservations, check-ins, etc.  As well as manage a busy food service operation.


Career and Employment Links

Did you know that 80-90% of jobs are never posted?  This large percentage of unadvertised jobs makes up the Hidden Job Market.  To find out more about the Hidden Job Market call us at (902) 858-5627 or toll free 1-877-457-5627 to get the inside scoop!

Job Search Links

Careers Nova Scotia

Job Bank

Career Beacon

Irving Shipbuilding Careers

Workit! Skilled Trades & Apprenticeship

Nova Scotia Public Service Commission

Job Junction


Nova Scotia Job Shop

Working in Canada - Nova Scotia Labour Market Information

Statistics Canada

Social Media Check - video on how employers search you online

My Career Quizzes - All kinds of different Quizzes

Career Navigator & Quizzes

MSN Careers - great articles on job search and trends

Business Services

Hubbards & Area Business Association

Chester Chamber of Commerce

St. Margaret's Bay Chamber of Commerce

South Shore Opportunities (Lunenburg/Queens County)

Bluewater CBDC (Halifax County)

Centre for Entrepreneurship Education and Development (HRM)

Community Business Development Corporations

Centre for Women in Business

Canada Business (Government Services for Entrepreneurs)

Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency

Education, Training & Funding

NS HR Toolkit - Guidance for managing staff in your business - Gov't Funded programs, incentives, vouchers and tax credits

START Program for new hires! Apprentice, recent grads and new comers!


JD Shatford Memorial Trust Fund - for local students

Older Worker Programs

Occupational Health & Safety Training - Online & Free!

Adult Learning Program (NSCC)

South Shore Work Activity Program

Skills Development Funding

Self-Employment Benefits

Apprenticeship Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Community College

Employment Insurance

Targeted Wage Subsidy Program

Lunenburg County Community Fund

Other Helpful Information

Yellow Pages

Aspotogan Heritage Trust

Mental Health Nova Scotia

Community Wheels

Contact Us

T: 1-866-654-4499

F: 902-585-1057